Discover Your Parks Walks


Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation leads weekly interpretive hikes in parks near you! Come experience a beautiful park and learn about its ecology and history. Plan on spending a little more than one hour on each walk. Distances range from 0.5 miles to 1.5 miles. Hikes begin Thursday, April 1st, 2020 and continue every Thursday through the end of September. The walks are free and open to everyone. 
Registration for each walk is required. Capacity is limited due to COVID-19. 

Please email with any questions!

Our next Discover Your Parks walk will take place at...​


Virginia Lake Park

July 19, 2021

We will be exploring Virginia Lake Park while acknowledging the struggles of an urban oasis in our own backyard. Come get some fresh air and learn about the happenings of nature in urban areas. 

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Idlewild Park

August 5, 2021

Where would we be without pollinators? Join us while we enjoy Idlewild Park and discuss the many services that pollinators provide.

Are you interested in joining us for Discover Your Parks but may need specific accommodations? Please do not hesitate to reach out to
We are always happy to do anything within our power to get you out and about!